Virtus wand

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The Virtus wand is a magic weapon that is part of the Virtus equipment set. Wielding it requires level 80 Magic. It is dropped exclusively by Nex in the God Wars Dungeon. Wielding the wand makes all minions bar Zarosians in the God Wars Dungeon passive.

It degrades after 60,000 charges of combat (but loses 2 charges per hit, so has a minimum duration of 5 hours of combat) but can be repaired at Bob in Lumbridge, or at an armour stand.

When received with CoinShare active, the Virtus wand will be dropped as 120 Virtus wand shards split evenly among the players and sent directly to their banks. 120 shards can be combined to create this item.

Combat stats[edit | edit source]

Repair cost[edit | edit source]

This item costs at most 2,000,000 coins to repair completely. The repair cost is precisely calculated by the degradation percentage (i.e. with 75% charge remaining, a full repair would only cost 500,000 coins). It may be repaired through a variety of methods.

NPCs[edit source]

These methods cost more as they do not consider player's Smithing level for a repair discount.

Improved methods[edit source]

These methods provide a repair cost discount of 0.5% per Smithing level (including boosts).

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Usage cost[edit | edit source]

Combat charges30,000
MethodRepair NPC, armour stand, whetstone
Item(s) consumed2,000,000 × Coins.png Coins[uc 1]
Total GE Price2,000,000
Per hour
Average rate[uc 2]120,000
High rate[uc 3]240,000
Maximum rate[uc 4]400,000
  1. ^ Cost at armour stand and whetstone is reduced by 0.5% per Smithing level; 50% at 100 Smithing.
  2. ^ 1,800 charges per hour.
  3. ^ 3,600 charges per hour.
  4. ^ 6,000 charges per hour.

Comparison with other magical weapons[edit | edit source]

Drop sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here.
  1. ^ There is further information on this drop; see the associated page for details.

Disassembly[edit | edit source]

Update history[edit | edit source]

This information has been compiled as part of the update history project. Some updates may not be included - see here for how to help out!

ninja 27 October 2014 (Update):

    • A prayer bonus of 2 has been added to the Virtus wand.
  • patch 24 February 2014 (Update):
    • The Virtus wand and book now give a warning message when you attempt to drop them.
  • patch 25 March 2013 (Update):
    • The Virtus wand and book now work with coinshare.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • For a while after the Evolution of Combat, this item was not affected by CoinShare along with the Virtus book.
  • On 30 October 2013, the wand and the Virtus book had Server-wide announcements added when dropped by Nex.
  • The Virtus wand and book used to be the highest-tier non-degradable weapons outside of Daemonheim.